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Looking for a way to get to New York City or the New Jersey suburbs for the Super Bowl on Feb. 2?

Whether you're hoping to score tickets to the game itself or just soak in the surrounding atmosphere, several airlines are extra flights to the New York area in anticipation of the big game. Not surprisingly, most of the extra New York flights are to or from Denver and Seattle, the home cities of the Super Bowl XLVIII participants Broncos and Seahawks, respectively.

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United announced earlier this week that it's adding 15 extra flights to its hub at Newark Liberty International Airport, the closest commercial airport to the MetLife Stadium that's hosting the big game in suburban New Jersey.

And Alaska Airlines announced its flying an special party flight to Newark. The Seattle-based carrier is giving away all of the seats for free -- as well as two night's lodging in Manhattan. An invitation to "an exclusive game day party at a midtown Manhattan venue" is included, but not tickets for the Super Bowl itself.

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Elsewhere other airlines are rushing to meet the demand as well. Here;'s a snapshot of what some of the biggest airlines are doing for flights around the Super Bowl:

American/US Airways
US Airways is adding five additional Super Bowl flights between Seattle and Newark. The carrier will fly two flights from Seattle to Newark on Jan. 31 and three in the return direction on Feb. 3. All will be on Airbus A321 aircraft.

Delta
Delta is adding two extra flights to its schedule and will substitute bigger planes on six existing New York City flights around the Super Bowl.

The additional flights will operate on Jan. 31 (Denver to New York JFK) and on Feb. 3 (New York LaGuardia to Denver).

Elsewhere, Delta will sub in bigger aircraft on the several routes. Flights 884 and 2495 from LaGuardia to Denver will switch from Airbus A319 aircraft to A320 jets on Feb. 3. And Flight 407 from JFK to Denver will switch from a Boeing 737-800 to a Boeing 757. And three of Delta's Feb. 3 flights from JFK to Seattle (Flights 419, 440 and 442) will switch from Boeing 757 aircraft to Boeing 767s.

JetBlue
JetBlue is adding a total of four extra flights to and from its hub at New York JFK. The carrier will add one additional to JFK from both Denver and Seattle on Jan. 31. The carrier will fly one extra flight from New York to those same cities on Feb. 3.

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